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Ann Cole's nylon and spandex swimsuit and silk chiffon cover-up; Coomi bangle; Oliver Peoples sunglasses.

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Tide Society

Fashionistas are following their favorite designers from the runway into the water.

As the importance of swimwear as a fashion category has grown, consumers have begun to seek out looks from those designers who dominate the runways and red…

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Dick & Jayne's cotton organdy blouse and vinyl ballet slipper.

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Knowing What Works

Contemporary designers search for ways to stand out in a crowded market.

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Embellished Styles Sparkle in Atlanta

ATLANTA — Southeastern buyers at AmericasMart shopped for summer, fall and holiday, and found embellished skirts and novelty tops to their liking.

Buyer attendance at the show on June 9 to 13 was flat compared with last year, said Lawton…

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At Blue Genes, in Atlanta, retailers are merchandising slim-leg jeans with oversize capes like this one, by Jenni Kayne.

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Jeans Slim Down for Fall

Since fall merchandise hits the shelves in specialty and department stores in just a few months, retailers have started to anticipate what will be on consumers’ “must-have” lists, especially when it comes to the most wanted item of all:…

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Retail

What’s in a Name?

MACY’S

The retailer opened as R.H. Macy & Co. in New York City in 1858 and in 1902 moved to its flagship in Herald Square, expanding in 1924 to become the world’s largest store. In 1994, Macy’s East…

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Femme Metale by Superstar’s sterling silver bracelet.

Fashion Features

Growth Spurt

Recovering from the economic slump that closed wallets and shrank retail accounts, the contemporary category is booming.

“[It] continues to get bigger and stronger every single season,” said Kiera Ganann, director of women’s…

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